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for $139 a month after a $1000 volkswagen bonus. breaking news in mountain view, lots of police activity around the area of highway 327 and el camino real. police search for a person wanted for assault. police believe the person is armed. a police helicopter is in the area. officers telling neighbors to stay inside and lock their doors and windowses. we will have updates for you on the story throughout the newscast and on twitter at abc 7 news bay area. and now, to our other top story. a sunny vale police officer shot and killed a man. and now a door to door search for the person with him. >> the shooting happened this afternoon around 4:15 near motel
6. melanie woodrow is live on the scene. what are police saying about the second suspect? >> they say the second suspect is armed and dangerous. right now they believe he has left the area. they spent hours searching here tonight after receiving information he had run toward a home. heavily armed officers from multiple agencies provided assistance in sunnyvale following an officer involved shooting. around 4:15, someone called police to report suspicious activity near this motel 6. when officers approached the vehicle, two suspects began running. an 18 year veteran shot one of the suspects pronounce dead on the scene, despite living saving measures. >> through the investigation, we fond a firearm. and an additional firearm in the backpack. >> one was a loaded high capacity magazine. the other a handgun. >> we don't know if the suspect
fired at the officer or not. again that will be part of our investigation. >> sunnyva lchtle officers do n have body cameras. the officers involved were not hurt. >> i was scared. because that i was alone. >> andrea laura was startled. >> from the gunshots. i looked done and i saw a lot of police out here. >> reporter: witnesses reported seeing the second armed suspect running towards a home. >> that's why we are taking this seriously. >> the search continued from the air and on the ground with officers and kcanines going doo to door. after that extensive search, sunnyva sunnyvale. dps no longer believes the suspect is in the area but are searching for him. reporting live, in sunnyvale. thank you, melanie. >> a mains eman is in the hospi after being shot in berkeley. several people called 911
hearing gunshots on russell street near san pablo park. police spent the evening looking for evidence trying to find witnesses. detectives have not said what led to the shooting. they would look to are from any one who might know about the crime. a spare the air alert has been issued for tomorrow due to concerns about the smog. skies were smoky across the bay area today. this is what it looked like from the camera. drifting smoke from wildfires and lake county caused the skies to look like this. and check ow the skies over 680, walnut creek. people with respiratory problems were asked to stay indoors. abc 7 news reporter is liven walnut creek with more. >> what looks like a bit of fog out here tonight. it is not fog. it is smoke. smoke from a distant fire but all obliterated the blue sky out here for most of the day. late this afternoon. cleared up a little bit. after the sunset it's gotten is lot worse. mount. diablo looked look a mirage. hazy, invisible for much of the
day because of smoke. >> smelled like a campfire at our house when we were outside. the air was smareally smoky. we weren't sure what was going on. we heard about fires far away. it was causing a lot of smock by o -- smoke by our housen conco i concord. >> noticed wind blowing in from the areas. >> hundred. thousand of residents across the east bay thought they could be in danger. local police and fire agencies were swamped by emergency calls from antioch to liver more. >> we tweeted out. unless you saw a fire. if you saw flames, call 911. otherwise don't call 911. >> heavy haze over the north bay, the east bay, the city and along the peninsula. >> getter summertime ozone due to warm temperatures and the very low winds. we are also seeing some of the smoke from wildfires in northern california. find its way into the bay area. so we are having elevated p.m., soot levels. >> sunday will be a spare the
air day. in walnut creek, leslie brinkley, abc 7 news. the sunset at ocean beach in san francisco was looking a little smokier than usual tonight. the national weather service tweeted this picture, showing the haze settling in over beach-goers. a live look outside from the emoryville camera. smoky and record breaking heat. let's head to abc 7 news meteorologist, for a first check on weather. live doppler 7 hd. >> what a hot, hazy start to the weekend. the view from east bay hills. camera. a time-lapse from earlier this afternoon. on a clear day, see the san francisco skyline. there was a veil of smoke and haze throughout the day. the reason why, some fires that are, some 250 miles to the north tough the bay area. you do notice, eureka. timber fires. smoke unleashed overnight. and a light wind. took the smoke and moved it down the coast. right into the bay area. this set up is going to happen
once again for sunday. for that fact, spare the air day has been issued for sunday. poor air quality. especially inland, east bay. santa clara. if you can. use transit, carpool, walk, bike. cut down on emissions. look at impressive heat. record set at sfo. 92. 93. 101, santa cruz. only hotter for sunday. heat advisory issued for the bay area. through the day today. and tomorrow. through 9:00 in the evening. take a look at how hot it gets where you live in the full accuweather seven day, in a few minutes. katie. >> thank you, drew. a few more hours before water service will be back on for nearly half of the city. about 30,000 homes, either lost water or, had low water pressure. because of a water main break. the 20 inch main broke this morning near serano drive. if your water is on it is safe to think. reduced water pressure is a big concern for the fire department
tonight. >> we really don't have enough water to fight fires or deal with anything, pretty much the west side of town. >> full water service is expected to be restored by 4:00 in the morning. once the water is turned back on. we are told it may taste funny. look cloudy. and could be some pieces of sediment in it. for about 48 hours. but it is safe to drink. residents though are advised not to wash clothes in it until that cloudiness goes away. >> 17 wildfires continue to burn throughout california. more than 13,000 firefighters are trying to contain them. crews were able to fully contain the ricky fire in lake county yesterday. it burned nearly 70,000 acres. cal fire is urging people to be careful during outdoor activities because sparks can ignite a wildfire. san francisco police hope you might recognize a vandal who scrawled a hateful message. surveillance video captures the person. writing a racist message on a garage door along the street in
duboise triangle. the homeowner says he is the only person of asian descent on the block. he feels this could be a hate crime. scared and targeted. unsettling to wake up in your home. you know. >> he describes the block as peaceful. policeman to look at his surveillance footage. >> you want to shut them both down. >> computer problem at the air traffic center in virginia caused headaches for travelers today. the system is responsible for processing flight data, essentials, to air traffic controllers. the faa canceled hundred of flights and delayed 2,000. with major east coast hubs hit the hardest. officials assure passengers, the problem was not the result of a hack attack, the agency is working to figuro figure out wh
wrong. japanese-american soldiers responsible for one of the bravest rescues during world war ii. abc 7 news was at uss hornet museum in alameda. as living members of the regimental team shared their stories. orchestrating the rescue of soldiers from the germans. two previous rescues the so-called lost ba tal ttalion h failed. a great story. to share with a person who went through it. a special opportunity. >> the 442nd be came one of the most well respected and most decorated fighting units. still to come on abc 7 news at 11:00. may the force be with you. if you ever wanted to pilot the star wars millennium. now is your chance. plus, driving mistakes. scary scene son the hilly streets of san francisco. and later, food, rides and
so, what did you guys they think of the test drive? i love the jetta. but what about a deal? terry, stop! it's quite alright... you know what? we want to make a deal with you. we're twins, so could you give us two for the price of one? come on, give us a deal. look at how old i am. do you come here often? he works here, terry! you work here, right? yes... ok let's get to the point. we're going to take the deal. get a $1000 volkswagen reward card on select 2015 jetta models.
or lease a 2015 jetta s for $139 a month after a $1000 volkswagen bonus. a parked truck lost its brakes and smashed into an apartment building. happened at 11:00 this morning. abc 7 news viewer sent the video of the truck towed from the building abut four hours later. no one was hurt. officials say the building is structurally sound. disney wowed, star wars fans announcing plans for two new attractions. the happiest place on earth will soon transport guests to a star wars planet. reporter amy powell has more from anaheim.
disney bringing a galaxy down to earth. artists renderings, a first look at the star wars land coming to disneyland anaheim and disney world resort in orlando. we're creating a jaw dropping new world that represents the largest single themed land expantion ever. >> disney chairman and ceo, bob iger made the announcement in front of thousand of fans at d 23 expo in anaheim. the planned star wars land, themes from the franchise. and plus a ride that will allow visitors to take control of the millennium mall con. the space ship from lucas' 1977 fill temperature. >> nailed it. a millennium falcon experience. as much as we can name things and place we would look to go
and see. the falcon is, i think more than a lightsaber most iconic hardware in star wars universe. >> cast members from star wars the force awakens are expressing their excitement. part of the global popular culture for over 30 years. >> am powe >> amy powell reporting. and so many tweeting. that's no moon. that is a theme park. disney says this will be the largest themed land expantion ever. 14 acres of star wars at disneyland and disney world. disney the parent company of abc 7 news. this weekend. 900 news professionals in san francisco for the 25th annual asian-american journalist association convention. tonight the group hosted a gala dinner at hyatt regency.
one of the featured speakers was melvin marr, executive trxek pre fresh off the boat, an asian-american family facing culture shock. chasing the american dream. >> there is change in hollywood and entertainment business. and very exciting that they're making it on the air. you can catch it tuesday nights at 8:30 on abc 7. >> over to drew. a check of the forecast. and boy did i see and smell that hazy, smoky, hot situation in san francisco today. that is the same for sunday afternoon. that veil of haze. be over the bay area once again. and a dry picture. outside. the saturday evening. live look from the camera showing you san francisco, bright tonight. also on the mild side. that's going to set the stage
for a hotter and hazy sunday on the way. that's why we have the air and heat advisory in effect across the bay area. looking for cooler air. tuesday. marine layer will return then. out there right now. some impressive warmth. 11:18. # 1, concord. 70 in san ramon. 73. mountain view. 63. 75. oakland at a warm, 68 degrees. warm doppler. along with satellite, why we have the hot air. high pressure over arizona. acting like a heat pump. the core of the heat moves over us on sunday. that's why we are calling for hotter numbers on the way sunday afternoon compared to today. overnight tonight. going to be mild out there. temperatures mainly in the 60s and most spots. i was not be surprised if inland spots don't get out of the 70 tonight. set the stage for a warm sunday on the way. highs. microclimate. south bay.
96 tomorrow. 100. los gatos. the peninsula we go. pacifica. mountain view. hot. 96. 86. daily city. north bay. santa rosa. san rafael. haze up above. and 99 in napa. east bay. 92, oakland. 90, richmond. 94, freemont. 100, pittsburgh. 99 in san ramon. and the ac if you can't. didn't have ac. keep the windows open. don't close them in the afternoon. your house will act like an oven. and, drink plenty of water. check on pets. kids. elderly. susceptible to the heat. the heat will begin to ease slightly monday. there will be areas that will reach the century mark. around the bay. see them cooling. in the mid 70s. not until tuesday.
everyone feels relief from the heat. the seven-day forecast. tomorrow, the core of the heat is over us. we have hazy, smoky sky above us. monday. hot inland. a little relief. bay. coast. everywhere. the heat wave eases. wednesday. morning fog. thursday. touch cooler frichlt day, sday,. mild to warm. take it easy if you are outside. >> thank you. >> still to come on abc 7 news at 11:00. the benefits of tetrus. how playing the game can be good for the brain. black bear out same plan. new phone.
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and kitchens where every meal is the most important of the day. good evening. in tonight's headlines. in mountain view the search for a man wanted in assault is over. a few minutes ago the person was safely take known custody near a restaurant. the man appeared injured. within the hour, in sunnyvale police called off the search for an armed man they believe was with another man. shot and killed this afternoon. the shooting happened at motel
six. the man was armed with two guns. people are expected to have water service in the morning. a water main break flooded homes, reduced or cut off water pressure for half the city. repairs done by 4:00 a.m. smoke from the wildfires expected to coat the region. any body with respiratory problem should stay indoors and second day of record breaking heat. meteorologist tells us how warm in a few minutes. to politics now, the attention is on iowa this weekend. the state fair drew presidential front-runners for politics and fried food. one candidate came in for a landing like no other. devin dwyer is in iowa covering it all. >> reporter: when campaigns collide. two presidential front-runners two different styles. hillary clinton arriving at the iowa state fair. the democrat stopping to pet animals and talk. >> the republican leader landing
in grandiose style, donald trump using a private helicopter to touchdown near the fairground. does any bed want to take a ride? and give free ride to a group of kids. both quickly facing tough questions. trump on immigration? >> nobody is going through my wall. trump build walls. i build walls. >> for clinton controversy over her e-mail server. >> i never sent classified material on my e-mail. and i never received any. >> beth candidates taking aim at their rivals. clinton charging at jeb bush. >> i find it south whme what cu that jeb bush is doubling down on defending his brother's actions in iraq. >> trump at well nearly everyone. >> hillary clinton was the single worst secretary of state in the history of the country. jeb bush is a puppet to his donors. no question. when people look at scott walker his state has a $2.2 billion
deficit. >> other candidates. rick santorum, flipping burger, bernie sanders answering question at the soapbox. the party leaders drew big crowds. clinton walki ining through bar and shaking hands. trump's golf cart mobbed. intersection of politicians and the public on display only in iowa. devin dwyer, abc news, iowa state fair grounds. vice president joe biden led a ceremony to remember a sailor and four marines killed in tennessee last month. the vice president went to chattanooga with a heavy heart having lost his son to cancer in may. beau was an iraq war veteran. biden saluted american service members speaking out against the enemies they face. >> we have a message for those perverted coward around the world. america never yields. never bends.
never cowers. never stands down. endures. responds. and always overcomes. >> secretary of state ash carter said today the tennessee shooter's motivations reman unclear. police shot and killed mohammod youssuf abdulazeez. >> the death toll in massive explosions in tianjin, china, risen to 112 tonight. 21 firefighters have died. making it the deadliest for chinese firefighters in more than 60 years. authorities evacuated the warehouse district today to clean up the dangerous chemical contamination. >> rescuers pulled a 6-year-old survivor to safety. he suffered burns and is recovering in the hospital. officials say he spent three days trapped in a shipping container. crews are still looking for any other survivors as explosions sparked new fires.
firefighters continue to go in and out of the danger zone while volunteers helped any one who needs it. growing theft at gas stations. criminals are hacking into gas pumps. take a look at security video from chicago gas station. the man is selling gas that he has hijacked from the station's pump. he is accused of filling up cars and then taking the money while the cashier's computer inside the station shows nothing. >> i noticinged gas was being pumped. nothing indicating on the register. instinct kicked in something is going on. several ways to do this. i believe the suspect in the case used remote device that would manipulate the components inside the pump. >> experts say criminals purchase a stolen master key to unlock the pump. and then enter the manufacturer's default code which turns off the station's computerized system of monitoring sales. those codes can sometimes be found on the internet. some gas stations are now
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abc 7 news was in downtown free mont for fest vauival of i. children dressed in clothing their ancestors wore and celebrated heritage through dance. the streets also have traditional indian food. it continues tomorrow from 11:00 clock to 3:00. millions of people around the world suffer from malnutrition. what if the answer was in a tree. the bay area company hoping to bring the new fresh us leaves to the u.s. while creating a profitable industry for devil f uo of -- for developing nations. >> inside this oakland office coordinating a food revolution half a world away. >> one of the most nutritious things you can eat. >> co-founder of kouli-kouli. >> we style nutrition bars and powders made of this green plant.
>> lisa discovered it while in the peace corps. >> i was surviving off of millet and peanut butter. couple women in the health center told me about the plant. >> it made her feel better and gave her an idea. pay workers a premium to grow for export and she could give them nutrition and provide jobs. experts call it a super food. the tree's leaves contain high levels of protein. calcium. iron, vitamin c and vitamin a. and it can be eaten raw or dried and made into a powder that can be mixed with other food to make it more nutritious. >> some of the characteristics as being high in protein. high in vitamins. and high in highly digestible protein. comparable to milk and eggs. >> with the department of pharmacology and molecular sciences at johns hopkins university. studying it for 25 years. he spk to us via skype.
so nutritious. many health organizations are now urging locals in developing countries to plant it to curve malnutrition. >> it is a tree crop. vemg taable crop. full of leaves. leaves most people, the seeds. >> grown in areas near the equat equator, the range overlaps with regions where some of the worst malnutrition exists. the popularity of the health bars and vegetable powders is increasing. already in 300 specialty stores including whole foods. it expects to be in 500 stores by the fall. the demand, works with 500 women in farming collectives in ghana. they grow the trees and harvest the leaves. >> these women are making five to ten time the average incomen the areas where they live. it is a very easy crop to grow. basically pluck the leaves off the tree.
doesn't require very much water. or very much care. easy way for them to make a steady income. >> the operation is about to get bigger. recently received a grant from the clinton foundation, that will allow them to expand their operation into haiti. it is good work doesn't stop overseas. they hired workers with the california autism foundation to help them process orders. the foundation helps people with autism to use skills to find a job. new photo from space shows what is commonly known as northern lights. international space station commander scott kelly tweeted this image today of purple and red auroras dan dancing. they're a natural electrical phenomenon caused by a solar storm. gorgeous. what better way to send it to drew and check of the forecast on this hot, hot, saturday. turning into a hot, hot, hotter sunday.
what's going on. not a whole lot. the high pressure. keeping us warm over the weekend. also keeping the weather quiet over much of the united states. some showers and storms popping up in the -- # 6. 90 in miami. the theme is hot temperatures. 114 in phoenix. salt lake city. banking on the high of 292 degrees tomorrow afternoon. we'll zoom in to california tomorrow. lots of sunshine from north to south. 107, fresno. 92 in l.a. 77 in monterey. 102 in chico. the heat advisory in effect until tomorrow evening. triple digit inland. 80s. low 90s around the bay. yes, the coast will be mild. little haze in the air. 83. and the seven-day forecast. core of the heat. hot inland monday. heat wave, eases tuesday. all cool on wednesday, thursday, and even into friday's temperatures. >> looking forward to tuesday.
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golf fans buckle up the revolving leader board most of the third round. but by day's end. jason day and your than speith. 1-2 at the top. whistling straits. more than 1,000 bunkers. that would destroy me. rory mcilroy. a pair of 71s. and 9 back. 25-year-old from utah. birdie on 9. get to 11 under. close of two bogeys. finished at 10 under. justin rose. all about the putter.
working today. 12 under par. and hospitality tent. matt jones. look at this. off the turf. 165 yard approach to the beer drinkers. left part of the green. and kind of buried there. took a boggy. and, for him. finished at 10 under. martin keimer. champ, 2010. birdie putt on 17. going to curl it in. keimer, 7 under 65. 11 under par. brandon grace. in contention. chipping for birdie on 1. bogey 3, 64. the tournament. look out for him. jason day. looking for the elusive major. back nine. birdie. finishes eagle on 11. 9 through 14. three on all of them. and this you got to 15 under. and 16 under. double bogey on 15. now to jordan speith. early evening charge. 6 birdies on the back 9.
16, 17, 1. and using the 13 under. day, 17. break it right to left. good on you, mate. become to minus 15. paired together on sunday. what could be a classic final round. grace, rose, keimer there as well. >> everyone. do the best i can to stay out of my own way. aed you know, the guys that -- that are great plays. especially. jordan who shot them. under today. i just got to try and get out of my own way. let things happen. be patient with myself. >> should be a good one. >> preseason. weeding players out. who's got it. who doesn't. what a learn to might. rugby star. turned football player, jared haynes has got it. plenty of opportunities tonight. and impressed. including the return game of 120 yard. this was a big play. 53 yard. on his second carry of the game. for the 13 yard line.
he looked good. second half. san francisco, unable to score. the texans they do. and nirnz. drop their opener. the post game talk. he is a froegsal athlete. so he is -- he's, he can play, he is a -- he is a -- athlete in the world. in space. >> new raiders head coach. jack del rio. did more. around the team's number one pick. cooper touched the ball on 3 of oakland's plays. two were catches. the other an end around. gained three yards. showed he can bea threat. whenever he touches the ball. raiders open the preseason. 18-3 win. all throw quarters backs played
well. all positive signs for del rio. >> nice to play well. the crisp play. and thought we were physical in the trenches. and, those are good things for. the football team. we have three more games in the season. raiders, next opponent, viking a week from tonight. minnesota taking on the bucks. one touchdown. vikings get the win. 26-16. former quarterback. carson. palmer. alex smith and the chiefs.
4-4. kansas city backup. regular season form. 189 yards passing. fred williams. 34-19. this abc 7 sports report brought to you by xfinity. >> week one done. >> can't believe it. that's it for tonight. abc 7 news continues tomorrow morning at 5:00 a.m. and for kol lcollin and drew, t you for watching. and have a great night.
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